Dating someone bipolar roller coaster
Only the normal or up phases of the disease are acceptable to others. Soon the darkness may last the whole day and also the evening. All that can be expected is a repetition of the same dark pattern. During this time, the depression can continue its insidious growth.
But rejection during the down phases can considerably add to the depression. After a few days of this, the wish to die may become very strong. They are not rejecting any purpose that they may believe they have on earth or purpose that other people may suggest they have. One has to cope with the side-effects of the antidepressants as well as all the darkness of the depression.
Interesting enough, it is frequently the healthier mate seeking therapy to relieve himself from the immense relational pressures.
“One day I’m her king the next moment I am no good.
When this proves not to be so, impatience soon appears. It is at this time that suicidal thoughts can appear. I am terrified when I have free time that I might have to spend at home. At this stage of the depression, one is at the bottom of the roller coaster. After treatment of depression begins with antidepressants, improvement is slow.
Depressed persons soon find that many people avoid them. The individual cannot envision living in such darkness, day after day. Antidepressants do not take effect until four to six weeks.
If this ship becomes a timeless elegant regatta or a wrack is heavily determined by the personality styles of the involved partners’.
Remember we all have personality traits, which does not make us personality disordered.